Liliputing MK802 II (and T-shirt) giveaway

The MK802 is an Android TV stick. Plug it into your TV and you can run Android apps on the big screen. It looks a bit like a chunky USB flash drive, but where you’d normally find a USB adapter, there’s an HDMI port.

While the MK802 II isn’t the most powerful device on the market, it’s pretty versatile. In addition to running Android, the little device can function as a Linux computer thanks to the Allwinner A10 ARM Cortex-A10 processor.

The folks at W2Comp sent me an MK802 II a while back, and it’s been sitting on my desk for a little too long. So it’s time for a giveaway.

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W2Comp sells the MK802 II for $49. But I’m giving one away for free. It features 1GB of RAM, 4GB of storage, a microSD card slot, and 802.11n WiFi. It comes with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.

And while I’m clearing things off my desk, I’m going to throw in a large cotton “Geek Pride” T-Shirt AMD sent me recently.

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Here’s how to enter for a chance to win the Android TV stick and the T-shirt:

Leave a comment by 5:00AM, Wednesday, 5/22/2013

All you have to do to enter is leave a comment below by Wednesday morning. But make sure to read these rules before entering:

  • This contest is only open to people with a US mailing address. 
  • Leave only one comment — if I catch you leaving multiple comments, I’ll throw out your entry.
  • I’ll choose a winner randomly from all valid entries.
  • Once I notify a person that they’ve one, that person has 48 hours to respond. If I don’t receive a response I’ll pick another winner.
  • Note that in order for me to contact you, you’ll need to leave a comment using a valid email address, Facebook, Twitter, or Google+ account for your login. If you use a social network to login, make sure to keep an eye on your inbox/friend requests/etc — I’ve selected winners in the past only to have them completely ignore my attempts to reach them.
  • If you’ve won a Liliputing contest in the past 60 days, please let someone else have a try. I’ll toss out your name and choose another if I select someone who’s received a prize recently.

Thanks to W2Comp and AMD for these prizes.

Update: Congratulations to our winner, BoloMKXXVIII!

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  • a_wight

    I’m in.

  • srirams

    pick me!

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Gregg-Jones/527975393 Gregg Jones

    Hello

  • Nayners

    I’m in also.

  • drjayphd

    And I’m in too.

  • Anthony Gould

    i’m in

  • ron

    i can sure use it now,never can have to many t shirts

  • Hairy Harris

    Hey, you said “Once I notify a person that they’ve one, that person has 48 hours to respond.” Spell-check doesn’t catch grammatical errors, now does it? I should be your editor. :-) Thanks in advance, & let me know if I “one”.

  • cheaplikeafox

    I’ll take it.

  • http://youtube.com/castaa Castaa

    Count me in. :D

  • Tim Dinger

    Engage!

  • scionic

    me me me !!!!!

  • gomogon

    Would love to win one

  • BrianS

    Please enter me.

  • http://twitter.com/Jason13L Jason Lassourreille

    On the upside, this is some cool stuff. Downside is that AMD is on the shirt.

  • Michael Bamberg

    Putting my name in the hat!

  • Zaatour36

    nice, count me in :)

  • jeremy

    Ok..I lost in the Power Ball but I’m sure to win this.

  • Nate Owens

    This might be the lucky contest…

  • Rick Villela

    I’d gladly give them a nice home.

  • Erik Carreño

    I want it :D

  • Andy Thompson

    Let’s give this a try.

  • GregYohn
  • mjdinsmore

    I never win, but I continue to enter. Is that normal?

  • Satwant

    So unfair. I am not in the US but have been an avid reader for a long time.

  • andrew stock

    Holla! You should pick me since I really like winning. Plus a geek shirt would look great on me until my wife steals it to sleep in.

  • Matthew Borchert

    Maybe this time?

  • Ben Truckenbrod

    I love winning things

  • sudros

    Would love one :)

  • Mike Sarnowski

    I want a new toy.

  • otis

    ……once more into the contest..

  • http://www.facebook.com/danny.costa.5876 Danny Costa

    love to have it please

  • anakin

    Count me in.

  • venkat

    I want my M(k802)TV ;!)

  • Felix

    Giving these sticks away is a great thing you do!

  • hkim

    Cool giveaway!

  • Pablo

    i would love to have one

  • Jon

    Much Appreciated

    Thank you!

  • QuanahHarjo

    I’d love to tinker with one of these.

  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/nikonparty EyeTroll

    Very cool! I’d love to have one:)

  • William Mixson

    Large Marge sent me!

  • islevegan

    Brad, thanks for the commentary on all these arm based devices. I wonder when an open source friendly chip like the i.mx6 will come with 2gb+ of ram in one of these “tv boxes”.

  • phu long

    i want that little boy

  • George

    Winning here sure beats not winning anything in those Powerball lotteries lately.

  • dhalbert

    No comment.

  • Mac Cody

    Please, can I have this one?

  • Matt

    I’ll gladly take it off your hands!

  • Joey Dziomba

    Pick me please

  • Ben Griscom

    That be nice

  • RonC

    Learning to like TV Sticks. MK802 to Memphis!!

  • Jason in SD

    Roses are red,
    Violets are blue,
    I’d like to win this,
    um…pants!

  • jup68

    Nice!!!

  • AC Vedo

    Thanks for the invite

  • coolborder

    I have been looking at these for a while. I would love to play with one and see if it would work for a project for my non-profit. Google community connect foundation wv for more infor. Thanks – jp

  • Andy Heston

    Geek me.

  • B J Books

    In it to win it. Thanks for the giveaway!

  • Richard Croft

    I need a new toy. This fits the bill.

  • Seth Burrows

    I’d like to thank You for hosting these giveaways. They are one of the main reasons I visit this site often. While getting the chance to score free tech goodies is nice I think it adds a sense of impartiality knowing You’re not being bribed with these devices.

  • femushka

    Take care of me please

  • Mike Xeno

    Im always down to enter these giveaways

  • jogaku

    i am in!

  • Mark

    Always wanted to give an android stick a try.

  • Carlos Vargas

    RNG don’t fail me now!

  • Yat

    Thanks

  • Chris King

    Sounds Good

  • Gord

    mmmmm contest …

  • Dayne Rhoades

    Been looking at getting an Android stick for a while, but never have. This would be pretty cool. Thanks!

  • markntravis

    Pick me please.

    Thanks Brad.

  • Lonnie Preis

    Would love to win…

  • nitin bhaskar

    Can I have this? :-)

  • Kit

    commented!

  • James Pulker

    I’d like to throw my hat in the ring. It would be fun to try this out.

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Michele-Pineda/684183599 Michele Pineda

    oh that sounds very cool… thanks for the chance :)

  • Scott Merkley

    brad Linder you are a really cool guy, I reall

  • Arvind Rai

    Thanks for giving us the opportunity

  • Diggity

    Geektastic!

  • theStevo

    Sweet. Love the site.

  • DancesWithRobots

    OK. I could find a use for this.

  • fourbdneye

    Please.

  • kr00lplatinum

    I always leave a comment even If there is no prize.

  • Jeremiah Yong

    Would love to get this. Planning to make tablet dock for android mini pcs

  • Aaron H

    Where can I get this shirt? It’s dope!

  • http://www.facebook.com/russ.thorp Russ Thorp

    I like contests!

  • Pachoman

    Im a geek

  • Sabin Alexandrescu

    I will have mine served a la carte :)

  • Darthicecream

    Me!!

  • Desertbears

    Geek man here!

  • m.

    i’m in.. though the timeslot differs depending where in the world you are

  • t2mail

    My mom always said – say please and thank you!

  • Duri

    I’m would be happy to welcome this device in my home. Would be treated with respect

  • http://twitter.com/sliddjur Bed Intruder

    Best site ever, and admin is godlike! :D

  • Dmitriy Panch

    Giveaway!

  • know

    Crossing my fingers!!!

  • Rex Xu

    I read posts on your website daily, Great articles and would love a short t that MK802 II TV stick

  • Adam L

    Me please!

  • Nikola Kurtić

    Me too!

  • PrasannaKumar Muralidharan

    Will have hands on with a mini ultra portable computer if I win :).

  • Michael Thompson

    What’s not to like?

  • bverhalleman

    Count me in!!

  • coussemaeker

    Why not?

  • prunchess

    would really love this.

  • fdzimmerman

    Love to learn Android 4.0 on this.

  • Scott M

    sweet deal!

  • BoloMKXXVIII

    Please add myself to the drawing

  • Stefan Danut
  • Peter

    Hello, Good day

  • raindog469

    Wow, they’re still getting 50 bucks for the MK802 II? (Looking at Amazon, it appears so.) I just got an MK808 last month for less than that, also from Amazon. Those who don’t win might want to look at how cheap the dual-core ones have gotten.

    (Please don’t pick me. I actually have two MK808s. Thanks for covering all these neat Android devices that aren’t phones or tablets.)

  • g stevens

    Here’s my entry! :-)

  • Andrew Hastings

    Such a cool little gadget

  • T. Schooler

    I stop at Liliputing.com on a daily basis. Thanks for your excellent news.

  • Goran

    Hello from Croatia!

  • grendude

    Sweet!

  • http://www.facebook.com/rad.keener Rad Keener

    YES! I would love to mess with 1 of these!

  • regularg0nz0

    Can never have too many mini-servers for old Logitech webcams and whatnot.

  • http://twitter.com/d4nx Dan Childs

    Loving more give aways :-D

  • Brit Mansir

    You do good work Brad. Thanks for passing on the spoils of your labor to your followers.

  • kmand

    Pick me.

  • ArKay

    It would be neat to have the Mk II – but a T-Shirt would be nice as well…

  • jsp4057

    Keep up the good work

  • Josh

    MK802!!! Awesome!

  • David

    Rolling! I’ve been wanting to try one of these out!

  • cy1clown

    Me too

  • Gavin Moore

    Thanks for the great reporting. I’d love to try an Android TV stick, and the shirt is just my size ;)

  • Adam Phillips

    I want one!

  • Vishnu Sarda

    In as always…

  • Keith Soileau

    Love the shirt ! Oh yeah, would love the comp too..

  • Gabriel Hart

    Yes, please! I’ve been wanting to try out one of these little guys…

  • Frdo25

    geek and proud

  • Shawne Beeson

    I am in

  • Daniel Chartrand

    Tuesdays after long weekends suck, gimme stuff to make me feel better

  • Jeffery Lenz

    Heres hoping!

  • Am5x86-133

    I am up for either one.

  • Tron_67

    Looks nice!

  • Josephenry

    No shirt, no shoes, no service. I need a shirt!

  • wsabillon

    I’m too, but if I win, I’ll give the t-shirt to Jml!!!! :)

  • Matrim1170

    pick me please

  • Manjunath M.S

    “Om Gam Ganapataye Namaha”
    Hope I will get/win my first Android Stick.. :)

  • https://www.facebook.com/justin.c.reback Justin

    I’ll try to vvin.

  • Rico Suave

    In it to win it. Best microcomputing site on the web!

  • KFLim

    I want one. Thank you.

  • Jason Riggs

    Thank you for doing this

  • Mustafa Khan

    Geek pride

  • Don Johnson

    Woot Woot send some geek pride this way.

  • Chuck

    Morning coffee and Liliputing. MK802II for me, and a T for my Geek daughter!

  • Phil Sipe

    That would be nice

  • Bob Peritsky

    Interesting device.

  • Dennis

    Thanks …

  • http://rct.me.ht/ crashsuit

    (o,,,o) (/)

  • menting

    dibs

  • Cody

    Wait…. there’s a Geek Week? And why was I not informed of this! I’m a programmer who owns a telescope and a metal detector. Anoint me thy king!

  • Shawn

    Thanks

  • Richard

    Sweet…

  • pmisisco

    Thank you! :)

  • Garibaldi

    I never win a thing, but thanks anyway.

  • https://www.amazon.com/gp/pdp/profile/AX05DBU8IRUWY?ie=UTF8&ref_=cm_cd_et_pdp C. Schmidt

    Ah, a fun toy to compare my original MK802 with

  • oldscoolgamer

    I’m in!

  • Joey Bartlett
  • Gnipe

    Gimme!

  • heatwave316

    Thanks for the contest!!!

  • SharanR

    Really would love one my non Wifi enabled tv. Hope I win!

  • Robert Garcia

    Android computing on my big screen TV!! Yes, please pick my entry!

  • Chris Jones

    This would be awesome..

  • http://www.kaiyoti.com/ Kaiyoti

    I want it!

  • Dave

    Been waiting to buy one of these until the right one just makes me do it. Could this be fate?

  • blacksmith_tb

    A nice ARM stick and fun shirt too!

  • omar

    i need an android tv stick

  • Jonathan B. Horen

    If I win this lottery, it’ll be the first one since the Draft Lottery, back in 1970! (and, the TV stick would my first Android device)

  • anon

    sure I’m in

  • ramilb

    Great giveaway… would love the android stick but the shirt is cool too.

  • mrqrcode

    i just came across your site, very nice, really would like that mk802

  • JakedUp

    This is awesome!

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=633016524 Jason Holton

    I’d love to do a review of this guy on my own Youtube channel!

  • Estela Formisano

    I want one.

  • DanRunsWithSwizzors

    Sound geeky :)

  • Anthony Olivares

    Can I win this time?

  • https://plus.google.com/103434912225114093828/about gwmckee

    I am in!

  • alex.piontek

    we wants it we wants the precious!

  • http://www.facebook.com/shi.d.la.50 士但啦

    Count me in, please!

  • Eric Wilborn

    Awesome package!

  • Jeremy

    I nominate myself.

  • Retronix

    I would like to partake

  • Thomas Ryan

    I LOVE free t-shirts.

  • Yudit Kho

    Hell yeah!!!

  • illfrozn

    Haven’t won one yet…here’s to winning a mk802 II!

  • Larry Haynes

    I’ve never won anything before and it’s not likely to change, but what the heck. No loss in trying.

  • James Gager

    Pick me! I want to try an Android tv stick.

  • TPY

    Give it to me!

  • Andrew Santos

    Count me in.

  • Ed Burrell

    Of course I want the stick; but, the t-shirt is a chick magnet! I absolutely need it.

  • Nevezen

    I need a thin client to replace my aging electricity-guggling desktop tower! If only..

  • Melvin Zelaya

    give it to me~!

  • Omkar

    me

  • Joseph Groeschen

    Me?

  • Dante

    want

  • ld

    ping

  • Mario De Sousa

    Oooohh pick me! Pick me!

  • http://twitter.com/wsong88 E Ong

    me

  • rgomesf

    I need one because my gk802 is crap…

  • Torulf Danielsson

    I need this…

  • Sandeep Srinivas

    I do have my birthday just around the corner. Would be a nice surprise :) Thanks Liliputing.